Dance & other performing arts

    Scottish Dance

    By The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    A perfect introduction to the world of Scottish dance written by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, including a short history of Scottish dancing. The book takes you through simple ceilidh moves to more complex formations and set dances, illustrated through diagrams and photos.

    Dancing Life

    By Marina Grut

    Hardback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    Marina Grut shares details of her life in this frank yet humurous autobiography. Born in a small country town in the South African Karoo, Marina went on to become a professional dancer, choreographer, teacher, director, lecturer and the writer of three major works on dance history.

    Bolshoi Confidential

    By Simon Morrison

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    On a freezing night in January 2013, an assailant hurled acid in the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, dragging one of Russia's most illustrious institutions into scandal.

    The Girl in the Show: Three Generations of Comedy, Culture, and Feminism

    By Anna Fields

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    For fans of Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer-and every other "funny woman"-comes a candid feminist comedy manifesto exploring the sisterhood between women's comedy and women's liberation. Â I'm not funny at all. What I am is brave." Â Lucille Ball From female pop culture powerhouses dominating the entertainment landscape...

    Great Houdini

    By Derek Tait

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    The only book to cover Harry Houdini's tours of Great Britain in the early twentieth century.

    Simple Story

    By Leila Guerriero

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    'An epic of noble proportions' SpectatorA thrilling journey in search of the legendary malambo dance of Argentina, and one Gaucho who faces the biggest contest of his lifeEvery year, at the height of summer, the remote Argentinian village of Laborde holds the prestigious national malambo contest. Little known outside the...

    For the Love of Dance

    By Beryl Grey

    Hardback Save £4.41 = £20.59

    Celebrating Dame Beryl's 90th birthday, this autobiography of a world-famous, pioneering classical ballerina reveals fascinating insights into the people, characters and institutions that made up world dance in the 20th century.

    MoMA Dance: Boris Charmatz

    By David Velasco

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    MoMA Dance: Sarah Michelson

    By Ralph Lemon

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    History of Dance 2nd Edition With Web Resource

    By Gayle Kassing

    Paperback Save £9.54 = £50.45

    History of Dance, Second Edition, examines dance from prehistoric times to today. It focuses on the dancers and choreographers, dances, and significant dance works from each time period and offers an instructor guide, test bank, PowerPoint presentation package, and student web resource to reinforce learning.

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